You can apply now to be Michigan's next State Superintendent

Posted at 12:55 PM, Jan 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-25 14:33:26-05

LANSING, Mich. (WXYZ) — Applications are now being accepted for anyone interested in becoming Michigan's next State Superintendent.

The State Board of Education says it has hired executive search firm Ray & Associates to seek out qualified candidates.

Here's what the job entails:

The State Superintendent is responsible for the day-to-day management, supervision, and leadership of the Michigan Department of Education. The Superintendent is responsible for developing cooperative working relationships with other government departments; the Governor’s office; the state legislature; and constituent groups, in service of SBE policy and the Michigan’s Top 10 in 10 strategic plan for improving education.

If you are interested in applying, click here for more information.

The deadline is March 11, 2019.